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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
KR [NYSE]
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E16.24 EPS (ttm)2.10 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand942.80M Perf Week1.70%
Market Cap32.14B Forward P/E15.21 EPS next Y2.24 Insider Trans-1.47% Shs Float931.54M Perf Month-4.99%
Income2.01B PEG2.61 EPS next Q0.53 Inst Own81.20% Short Float1.78% Perf Quarter10.34%
Sales113.89B P/S0.28 EPS this Y18.60% Inst Trans2.52% Short Ratio2.04 Perf Half Y-4.49%
Book/sh7.03 P/B4.85 EPS next Y6.21% ROA5.80% Target Price36.00 Perf Year-7.01%
Cash/sh0.40 P/C85.94 EPS next 5Y6.21% ROE30.50% 52W Range28.60 - 40.49 Perf YTD-1.22%
Dividend0.48 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y18.90% ROI13.40% 52W High-15.80% Beta0.79
Dividend %1.41% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin22.50% 52W Low19.18% ATR0.66
Employees431000 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q5.90% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)50.01 Volatility2.19% 1.76%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.09 EPS Q/Q-5.30% Profit Margin1.80% Rel Volume0.84 Prev Close34.26
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.64 EarningsMar 02 BMO Payout21.20% Avg Volume8.11M Price34.09
Recom2.20 SMA20-0.29% SMA500.59% SMA2001.13% Volume6,830,962 Change-0.50%
Dec-14-16Upgrade Piper Jaffray Underweight → Neutral $28 → $34
Dec-02-16Downgrade Pivotal Research Group Buy → Hold $38 → $35
Sep-23-16Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $33
Sep-12-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $46 → $40
Sep-07-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $39 → $37
Jul-26-16Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy
Jun-23-16Upgrade Hilliard Lyons Neutral → Buy
May-03-16Initiated Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral $39
Mar-04-16Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $46 → $44
Mar-04-16Downgrade Macquarie Neutral → Underperform
Feb-12-16Initiated Stifel Buy $45
Dec-18-15Initiated Wells Fargo Outperform
Dec-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $43 → $45
Dec-07-15Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Dec-04-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $43 → $46
Dec-04-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $45 → $48
Oct-28-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $41 → $43
Sep-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $42 → $43
Sep-11-15Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $43 → $46
Sep-03-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $75 → $38
Jan-20-17 05:42PM  Kroger Tests Sensors, Analytics In Interactive Grocery Shelves at The Wall Street Journal
11:39AM  Kroger's Q4 Comps Looking Flat, But That's A Good Thing
Jan-18-17 09:45AM  KR Stock: How Does Kroger Co Stack Up?
09:00AM  Retail Clinic Use Soars But Not For Obamacare Patients at Forbes
08:25AM  Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Kroger at Motley Fool
Jan-17-17 05:15PM  Smithfield Foods Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Harris Teeter to Donate 30,000 Pounds of Protein to Virginia Food Bank GlobeNewswire
12:20PM  ETFs with exposure to The Kroger Co. : January 17, 2017
10:30AM  Kroger Names New Head of Government Relations PR Newswire
08:40AM  Are Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in Kroger (KR) Stock?
07:36AM  Comparing Supermarket Stocks: Which Is a Better Buy?
Jan-16-17 10:36AM  What Wall Street Has to Say about Supermarket Stocks
10:36AM  Why Supervalu Has Better Upside Potential than Most Supermarkets
09:07AM  Why Deflation Could Hurt Supermarket Stocks in 2017
07:54AM  The Kroger Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KR-US : January 16, 2017
07:37AM  How Supermarket Stocks Performed in 2016
07:36AM  Supervalus Retail Food Segment: A Sliding Sales and Margins Story?
Jan-13-17 06:06PM  The Story of Supermarket Stocks and Deflation in 2016
02:29PM  Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
12:28PM  Kroger Co. adds high-profile Memphis CEO to its board at bizjournals.com
09:13AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits
07:20AM  Aldi plans expansion, improvements in Winston-Salem ahead of Lidl's entry at bizjournals.com
Jan-12-17 01:11PM  Kroger Announces Mark Sutton Elected to Kroger Board of Directors PR Newswire
Jan-11-17 03:04PM  The Kroger Co. : KR-US: Dividend Analysis : November 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 11, 2017
10:00AM  Kroger Receives EPA Food Recovery Award PR Newswire
Jan-10-17 04:50PM  Why Kroger, SUPERVALU, and Sprouts Farmers Market All Fell in 2016 at Motley Fool
07:55AM  SUPERVALU Earnings Expectations Sink on Ongoing Industry Woes
Jan-09-17 05:09PM  Why Kroger stock started the year so slowly at bizjournals.com
06:56AM  [$$] The Grinch Stole Christmas at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-06-17 04:58PM  Wall Street Expects Supervalus EPS to Fall in 3Q17
03:01PM  Kroger to close another Louisville store at bizjournals.com
02:25PM  New Kroger store aims for spring grand opening at bizjournals.com
10:35AM  The Kroger Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:KR) : January 6, 2017
Jan-05-17 09:24AM  The Kroger Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KR-US : January 5, 2017
Jan-04-17 12:49PM  Why Kroger is one of analysts six picks to plummet at bizjournals.com
07:16AM  Is Kroger getting ready to pull back?
Jan-03-17 05:29PM  Business Highlights
Jan-02-17 06:41AM  Why Kroger May Not be Worth Adding to Portfolio in 2017
Dec-30-16 09:29AM  Kroger buys land on East Main Street for new replacement store at bizjournals.com
Dec-29-16 12:05PM  Amazon Unveils Three Glimpses of Retail's Future at Investopedia
10:00AM  It's A Little Ridiculous to Blame Netflix for the Restaurant Industry's Decline at Motley Fool
Dec-28-16 11:37AM  My 3 Biggest Stock Holdings at Motley Fool
10:40AM  Kroger's big deal buying Walgreens and Rite-Aid stores didn't happen, but it still matters to Publix at bizjournals.com
Dec-22-16 08:00PM  Why a Kroger analyst is pessimistic about its prospects at bizjournals.com
07:01AM  Regency (REG) Acquires Plaza Venezia in Orlando, Florida
06:35AM  What Helped Whole Foods (WFM) Stock to Beat Its Industry
Dec-21-16 09:36AM  Kroger took a roller-coaster ride in 2016 at bizjournals.com
09:34AM  How Kroger is impacted by Rite Aid/Walgreens store sale at bizjournals.com
Dec-20-16 04:41PM  Fred's To Double Stores Via Rite Aid Deal; Stock Nearly Doubles
09:00AM  [$$] Some Employers Keep Raises Despite Uncertainty on Overtime Rule at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-19-16 12:23PM  Kroger Offers a Nice Margin of Safety
10:11AM  What's Affecting These Supermarket Stocks? SFM, KR & WFM
Dec-17-16 01:04PM  KROGER CO Financials
Dec-16-16 02:49PM  Kroger Makes Voluntary Retirement Offers to 2,000 at Investopedia
08:30AM  Kroger offers buyouts to 2,000 workers at bizjournals.com
Dec-15-16 05:52PM  [$$] Kroger Seeks to Cut Costs With Voluntary Retirement Plan at The Wall Street Journal
04:40PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
04:15PM  Kroger Announces Voluntary Retirement Offering for Non-Store Employees PR Newswire
03:10PM  Kroger poised to buy Walgreens/Rite Aid stores at bizjournals.com
Dec-14-16 06:45PM  Grocery-anchored retail development to rise in Riverstone at bizjournals.com
04:08PM  Nvidia, KLA-Tencor Are Buys, Amgen An Outperform, Kroger Upgraded
04:06PM  Kroger could haul in huge gains with Trump tax cut at bizjournals.com
10:35AM  As Kroger nears deal to buy Walgreens stores and Publix embraces delivery, grocery's future comes into focus at bizjournals.com
08:35AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CONSOL Energy, Kroger, 3M, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Xilinx and More at 24/7 Wall St.
08:10AM  Analysts' Actions -- Akamai, Kroger, Prudential, Qualcomm and More
07:49AM  These 3 Dividend Stocks Are Ridiculously Cheap at Motley Fool
06:48AM  Kroger upgraded by Piper Jaffray
Dec-13-16 04:47PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
03:20PM  How Kroger could be impacted by Amazons latest threat at bizjournals.com
Dec-10-16 12:01AM  [$$] Amazon Grocery Will Cashier the Cashiers at Barrons.com
Dec-09-16 05:27PM  What happens next for McMillan Sand site? at bizjournals.com
05:02PM  Walgreens May Be Close To Store Divestitures In Rite Aid Deal at Forbes
11:00AM  Murray's Cheese Reaches Milestone 350th Store PR Newswire
09:48AM  Kroger to hire 600 workers, including management at bizjournals.com
Dec-08-16 06:19PM  Amazon's First Step into Grocery Retail is Brilliant at Motley Fool
04:48PM  Heres why Krogers prospects look bleak to one analyst while another loves them at bizjournals.com
01:20PM  Krogers narrow sales growth lit a fire under executives at bizjournals.com
Dec-07-16 04:48PM  Whos Hiring: Grocers New Seasons and Fred Meyer expand; ReachNow adds drivers for ride-hailing at bizjournals.com
12:10PM  Winners And Losers As Amazon Moves Into The Grocery Space
09:35AM  The Word from the Street: Is Investing in Kroger a Smart Option?
08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Kroger Sales Up 5.9%, Topped Market Expectations Accesswire
08:05AM  Kroger Lowers Fiscal 2017 Guidance a Second Time on Deflation
Dec-06-16 05:08PM  Are Traditional Convenience Stores Threatened by Amazon Go?
03:00PM  Kroger Hired 4,000 Veterans and their Family Members During One-Day Hiring Event in November PR Newswire
02:45PM  Kroger making a change in its C-suite at bizjournals.com
01:00PM  Kroger Announces Chief Digital Officer Succession Plan PR Newswire
12:51PM  Former Kroger exec exits port board at bizjournals.com
12:34PM  ETFs with exposure to The Kroger Co. : December 6, 2016
12:25PM  Harris Teeter plans fuel center beside Greensboro store at bizjournals.com
11:06AM  Deflationary Headwinds Pull Krogers Fiscal 3Q17 Earnings Growth into the Red
09:36AM  Heres How Deflation Is Killing the Food Retail Sector
08:07AM  How Lower Food Prices Hit Krogers Sales Comps Hard in Fiscal 3Q17
07:35AM  The Digital Future of Grocery Shopping
02:20AM  [$$] Kroger: Why You Should Buy the Stock Now at Barrons.com
Dec-05-16 05:41PM  Kroger Reports In-Line 3Q17 Earnings, Beats Revenue Estimate
04:27PM  Amazon's New Store Checkout Technology Is a Game-Changer That Only It Could Pull Off
10:03AM  The Kroger Co. :KR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 5, 2016
10:00AM  Kroger Bringing Hope to the Table this Holiday Season PR Newswire
Dec-02-16 04:55PM  Kroger offering chance to buy $189 Samuel Adams Utopia to 25 lucky winners at bizjournals.com
11:47AM  Kroger closing Cincinnati store at bizjournals.com
07:32AM  What Happened in the Stock Market Today at Motley Fool
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates under the banner brands, such as Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, etc., as well as Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. As of January 30, 2016, the company operated 2,778 retail food stores, including 1,387 fuel centers; 784 convenience stores; and 323 fine jewelry stores and an online retail store, as well as franchised 78 convenience stores. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 06Sale38.7512,000465,00070,665Apr 07 03:27 PM
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DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 16Sale39.008,453329,669212,050Feb 17 03:57 PM
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